Canon shows off prototype consumer VR cameras and 3D lenses

Jan 26, 2024
Alex Baker

Canon has been trailblazing in the VR world the last couple of years with their groundbreaking RF 5.2mm dual fish eye lens. Finally, it was…

The Android-powered Pilot Era 8K 24fps 360° camera with in-camera stitching is now available

May 8, 2019
John Aldred

We first mentioned the Pilot Era last month after we spotted it at NAB 2019 in Las Vegas. It’s a 360° camera with some serious muscle….

Pilot Era is all-in-one 8K 360° VR camera with in-camera video stitching

Apr 11, 2019
Dunja Djudjic

A Hong Kong company Pisofttech has announced an interesting piece of gear in the 360-degree camera market. Pilot Era is an “all-in-one” professional 360° VR…

The Rylo 360 camera gets zoom and timelapse feature with the latest firmware update

Apr 9, 2019
Dunja Djudjic

The Rylo 360 camera was published a year and a half ago, and the company is apparently listening to its customers’ suggestions. With the latest…

This 360 VR movie from inside a fireworks display is out of this world

Dec 30, 2018
Dunja Djudjic

New Year’s Eve is just around the corner, and I’m sure you’ll have a chance to watch some fireworks. But have you ever seen fireworks…

Insta360 announces the ONE X with FlowState for super smooth 4K HDR slow motion 360 video

Oct 10, 2018
John Aldred

Insta360 has a reputation for producing some pretty fantastic 360 cameras. The Nano S for iPhones has proven to be particularly popular. But it left…

Facebook & RED’s new Manifold 360 camera contains 16 8K Helium sensors

Sep 27, 2018
John Aldred

You know we’re at peak levels of crazy when somebody shoves 16 8K RED Helium sensors into a single camera. But that’s exactly what Facebook…

The Insta360 Pro 2 comes with higher bitrates, wireless monitoring and gimbal-like stabilisation

Aug 21, 2018
John Aldred

Today, Insta360 has announced the new Insta360 Pro 2, an update to its professional 8K 360° camera, the Insta360 Pro. While the original Insta360 Pro…

Students can now make their own VR content with Google Tour Creator

May 10, 2018
Chad Verzosa

A few years ago, Google gave students a chance to experience virtual reality through Google Expeditions. Using Google Cardboard, the app allowed students to take…

This rotating GoPro rig captures realistic VR images

Mar 15, 2018
Dunja Djudjic

Virtual reality can take you to places you otherwise couldn’t see, and there’s still plenty of room for improving and experimenting with VR technology. In…